Computer Network and Telecommunications Systems

(formerly Computer Networking and Support Services)

Curriculum CIS.CNT.AAS (C207F)

The Computer Network and Telecommunications Systems program is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to obtain a position in the specialty of Network and Telecommunications Systems. Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • demonstrate a basic understanding of computer hardware and software;
  • demonstrate basic level of competency in programming and logic skills;
  • utilize web technologies;
  • present conclusions effectively, orally and in writing;
  • administer and maintain a computer network; and
  • work effectively in teams.

Last Update Effective: 8/23/15

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

CIS 101

Introduction to Computer Science

3

#

CIS 125

Discrete Mathematics for Computing1 or

 

#

MAT 110

College Algebra1 or

 

#

MAT 111

Pre-Calculus1 or

 

#

MAT 114

Plane Trigonometry1

3-5

 

CIS 174

LAN Administration: Windows Client or

 

 

CIS 177

Introduction to Linux

3

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition I

3

 

 

General education/Humanities

3

 

 

 

15-17

Semester Two

#

CIS 121

Introduction to Programming

3

#

CIS 276

Operating Systems Introduction or

 

#

CIS 277

Windows Command Processing

3

#

CIS 210◊

Data Communications & Networking

3

#

SPE 101

Principles of Effective Speaking

3

 

 

Program electives

6

 

 

 

18

Semester Three

#

CIS 220

Introduction to Network Security

3

#

CIS 212

Internetworking, Routing & Switching

3

 

CIS 236

Introduction to Wireless LAN Administration

3

 

 

Program electives

9

 

 

 

18

Semester Four

 

 

General education/Social or Behavioral Sciences

3

 

 

Program electives

12

 

 

 

15

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

66-68

Program electives (27):

 

CIS 176

LAN Administration: Windows Server or

 

#

CIS 179

Linux System Administration

3

#

CIS 178

Administering Web Servers

3

#

CIS 222

Administering Network Infrastructure

3

#

CIS 224

Managing a Network Environment

3

#

CIS 226

Advanced Network Security

3

#

CIS 228

Administering Directory Services

3

#

CIS 238

Introduction to Computer Forensics

3

#

CIS 240

Advanced Computer Forensics

3

#

CIS 260

Cooperative Work Experience

3

#

CIS 261

Cooperative Work Experience

3

#

CIS 278

Database Management Systems

3

#

CIS 214

Scaling and Connecting Networks

3

See CIS course descriptions.

See Humanities General Education requirements.

1meets the Mathematics and/or Science general education requirement.

Coordinator: David Anderson, Ext. 3968